Course Title: Art, Museums, and New Media
Instructor: Richard Rinehart, Director, Samek Art Museum
Semester: Fall 2017
Time: Weds. 2:00-4:52pm
Location: 301 ELC
This course explores the impact of new media and networked society on art and museums in the 21st century. The course introduces students to the professional practices and functional areas of art museums (exhibitions, education, collections) and to institutional changes driven by new digital art and contemporary culture.